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Dagger and Sheath

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Provenance

By 1967, John Goelet, New York, NY; 1967 gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 13, 1967)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Indian, Mughal, 18th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

43.9 cm (17 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: L: 0.439 m (17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

67.841

Medium or Technique

Dark green nephrite jade, damascened metal, wood covered with cloth

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor